Children are using social networking sites and online gaming sites more than ever before, with their popularity always growing. Please have a look through these parental guides regarding internet safety.
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Online Safety - useful websites for Parents
Childnet - The childnet parent site includes a section on hot topics and information on parental controls and gaming. The hot topics section covers the issues that parents may be concerned about. Childnet also have a skills school with online videos talking through the safety features of sites which parents can work through with their child.
CEOP’s Thinkuknow website - This site gives lots of information for parents as well as games and quizzes for children to ensure they understand how to stay safe online.
Parent info site - The government has launched a new online tool for schools to give parents the best possible advice and tips on preparing their children for adult life. The site has been created CEOP and parent zone. It provides information and help on a range of parenting topics, with special emphasis on digital parenting.
PEGI (Pan European Game Information) Web Site - The PEGI website contains information about games ratings and can be found at the following link. Parents can search for a game to find out about online associated online safety issues as well as the age rating for the game.
NSPCC Online Safety -The NSPCC also provide a range of information and tips for parents and children about staying safe online and what to do if things go wrong online.
www.internetmatters.org/ - Whatever their age, we can help you to find out more about what your children might be doing online and give you some simple, practical and easy advice on the steps you can take as a parent to keep them as safe as possible.
Online Safety for Children
Think U Know5-7 - Learn how to stay safe online with Hector and his friends
Think U Know8-10 - Explore the cyber cafe and make sure you stay safe when online
Childnet Watch the videos about Kara and the smart crew to learn about staying safe